What does observing mean?

Definitions for observing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word observing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. observant, observing(adj)

    quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception

Webster Dictionary

  1. Observing

    of Observe

  2. Observing(adj)

    giving particular attention; habitually attentive to what passes; as, an observing person; an observing mind


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of observing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of observing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Werner Heisenberg:

    What happens depends on our way of observing it or on the fact that we observe it.

  2. Eric Hoffer:

    You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.

  3. Sir Thomas More:

    Rules only make sense if they are both kept and broken. Breaking the rule is one way of observing it.

  4. Kyle Aspinwall:

    I'm observing what appears to be a firearm, specifically a pistol, in my opinion, the firearm shown in the video stills is a Glock pistol.

  5. Homer:

    The gods, likening themselves to all kinds of strangers, go in various disguises from city to city, observing the wrongdoing and the righteousness of men.

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